A glass of mint julep

Mint recipes

Showcase cool, fresh mint in a wide variety of recipes, including minty cocktails and teas, herby soups, salads, sauces, chutneys and sides.

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Whisky cocktails don’t come much more refreshing than a mint julep. Serve over mounds of crushed ice and top with freshly picked garden mint

5 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
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Complement and cool a curry with some homemade mint chutney

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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Blend the flavour of green tea with mango, fresh mint, lime and ice to make this iced tea. It makes a wonderfully refreshing summer drink at any time of day

15 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
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A superhealthy starter or snack that's great hot or cold

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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Steam these trout fillets and green veg for a delicious dinner that's packed with nutrients, including omega-3 fats, calcium, folate, fibre, vitamin C and iron

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
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Ditch your go-to jar of mint sauce and make this fresher-tasting version with zingy capers and lemon zest. It's the perfect partner to roast lamb at Easter

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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A classic accompaniment to lamb dishes - this one is from London's Tamarind restaurant and has an Indian twist

20 mins
Easy
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This quick, simple dish makes a lovely side dish for fish or a stand-alone lunch served with toasted sourdough

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
24 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make chocolate truffles as an impressive accompaniment to after-dinner coffee, or box them up and give them as gifts

35 mins
Easy
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This fresh and light salad makes an ideal summer evening supper

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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This creamy syllabub is a spin on classic mint choc chip and a great way to use up leftover chocolates

10 mins
Easy
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A vegetarian favourite, we've given this salad an extra zing to really tantalise those taste buds

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This quick and easy salad is drizzled with a tangy, herby dressing and topped with sliced fillet steak. Low in calories, it's a good source of iron and fibre

22 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
11 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Get nostalgic for childhood picnics with these springtime homemade pasties

1 hr and 40 mins
More effort
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This chilled, no-cook dish makes a refreshing starter

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Low fat, but high in taste - make the most of summer's pea bounty with this light pasta dish

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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Bursting with dramatic and intense flavours

35 mins
More effort
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Grab a handful of fresh mint leaves and pour over boiling water to release its wonderful flavour and scent. Sweeten the tea with honey according to taste

5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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Four ingredients and ten minutes is all you need to make this stunningly simple Med-style green salad

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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Try this creamy raita as a side dish in an Indian feast. As well as cooling coriander and mint, it has a little kick from the addition of green chilli

7 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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Put that tin opener away and whip up your own hearty broth, great with a chunk of bread

30 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A fruity Sicilian olive oil brings out the best in this refreshing salad

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

These tarts make an appetizing hot first course or you can serve them for a light lunch with a tossed green salad

1 hr
Easy
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Add fresh chilli, garlic and mint to frozen peas and ramp up the flavour of this freezer favourite. It makes an ideal side dish for piri piri chicken

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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